clock time


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Noun1.clock time - a reading of a point in time as given by a clockclock time - a reading of a point in time as given by a clock; "do you know what time it is?"; "the time is 10 o'clock"
meter reading, reading, indication - a datum about some physical state that is presented to a user by a meter or similar instrument; "he could not believe the meter reading"; "the barometer gave clear indications of an approaching storm"
SCLK, spacecraft clock time - the clock time given by a clock carried on board a spacecraft
prime time - the hours between 7 and 11 p.m. when the largest tv audience is available
time of day, hour - clock time; "the hour is getting late"
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Displaying a digital clock as well will help children see the relationship between an analog and a digital clock time system.
The analemma offers a graphic display of one of the lessons a horologium can teach: the difference between clock time and sun time.
This may appear to be inaccuracy, but the solar time shown by the dial is easily converted to accurate clock time.
Because of their dreamlike quality the clock time or calendar time is difficult to establish.
You have to do it where it hits so you get better wall clock time.
Get it done, and clock time with a cutie--jump into a pile of crunchy fall leaves.
However, when comparing the actual clock time of the learning process, most students report that they spend three to four hours per week on their DL course, including preparation time.
Patience dispels clock time and reveals a new time, the time of salvation.
There was also opposition by those who thought an artificial system of time zones was against the natural order of the universe--clock time is an abstraction of nature and standard clock time is even more removed from the sun's actions.
Atomic Clock Synchronization feature allows you to periodically connect to atomic clock time servers to make sure that your computer displays correct time and adjust it automatically, if necessary.
The new XNTP module allows the host to be synchronized with an atomic clock time server.
As Blair explained, For companies struggling to make a batch window which is a small and well-defined time each day when organizations can update their DB2 mainframes even modest gains in either CPU usage or reductions in clock time can be a lifesaver.